If notice in the newspaper is required/requested, then separate payment
and publication arrangements must be made with the Times Georgian
Newspaper. Please understand that the Probate Court is not responsible
for the publication of legal citations.
If the will does
not contain a Self-Proving Affidavit, then the petitioner must file
Standard Form #6 - Interrogatories to Witness to Will at the time he
files the petition to probate the will. The answers to the
interrogatories to the will must be filled out by a witness to the will,
but the top portion may be completed by the witness, the Petitioner or
the Petitioner’s attorney.
Survivors of the Decedent
If the decedent is survived by a spouse and/or minor children, they may consider filing for Year’s Support.